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AMC Courthouse Plaza 8

2150 Clarendon blvd, Arlington, VA
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Arlington, Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I like everything about this theater, the staff, the concession stand, the great reclining seats, and the use of Fandango to reserve seating.

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Arlington, Virginia, United States
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

I always hated the movies because I found the chairs to be uncomfortable much like an airplane. After going to a movie here I will never go anywhere else again! I love making the reservations so you don't even have to fight for a seat. Sometimes it sucks because all of the good seats are taken so you have to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

My boyfriend and I first came to this theater in September 2013 to check out a movie during the weekday evening. When you purchase your tickets, you must select the seats you want to sit in (first time we ever experienced this). We found out the seats are recliners, which was great. What was a nice surprise is the theater... More

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Arlington, Virginia, USA
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

One of the first places in NoVa to have the nice reclining chairs so you are very comfortable while watching a movie. Enjoy the experience and you will probabaly come back. Membership with AMC leads to the free tickets and free drinks / food. Worth the visit and a short walk from court house metro. Free parking is available in... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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68 attraction reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Been coming here for awhile. Used to be the shabbiest theater in the area, but with the lazyboy-style chairs/recliners, it's now the best there is. It's all reserved seating too, so you can pick your seat beforehand then head to the restaurant/bar and show up just before the movie starts instead of getting there early to get seats together. Located... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Ever since they re-did this theater and added in these chairs I am unable to watch movies anywhere else. Go here...it is worth it. The chair is huge and it reclines. Cant beat that!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Be careful not to fall asleep in these huge comfortable chairs. They don't always have the movies I want, so I need to settle elsewhere, but if the movie I want to see is here, this is my first choice. Plus there are plenty of restaurants and bars nearby for either pre or post movie visits.

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San Francisco, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

This place is awesome. Love the recliners. As mentioned, make reservations for popular movies. AMC Courthouse makes me want to go out to the movies and see them in the theater.

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Fort Myers
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76 reviews 76 reviews
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Make online reservations. They have recliners that are like beds.....you can definitely sleep through your favorite movie!

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London
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38 reviews 38 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We are really pleased with the improvements made to this theater. The seats are very comfortable - and it's nice to be able to reserve in advance - no need to show up very early! Most people respect the reserved seating - we've never had a problem with it. The prices have gone up gradually over time, and often without... More

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